Danny Strong, David O. Russell Team for CBS Pilot

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Actor Danny Strong attends the Hollywood Reporter celebration of "The 35 Most Powerful People in Media" at the Four Season Grill Room on April 11, 2012 in New York City. Photo: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images

Recount and Game Change screenwriter Danny Strong has sold a pilot to CBS. David O. Russell is on board to direct the pilot — his first TV gig — and Robert De Niro's production company Tribeca films will produce the show. (Don't get too excited about the De Niro connection: Tribeca was behind NYC 22, too.) According to Deadline, the show is loosely based on New York's own father-daughter defense duo Murray and Stacey Richman. Doyle from Gilmore Girls, moving on up.